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  1. Sterling High quartet head to state speech competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Daily Gazette

    Sterling junior Abby Nitz and senior Kinsey Zacharski rehearse their state-qualifying scene of Caitlin Parrish's "The Downpour" for this weekend's Speech Team state championship in Peoria, as fellow team members Abby Gunderson , a senior, and freshman Dillon Nitz watch. The preliminaries kick off today at Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson St., Peoria.

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  2. Robert L. DoneganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Daily Gazette

    Robert, originally from Milledgeville, was the son of Lee and Lois Donegan. He attended Milledgeville High School and graduated in 1957.

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  3. Illinois real estate agent out of job after Twitter spat with Patton OswaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Daily Gazette

    CHICAGO – A Peoria-area real estate agent is out of a job after sparring with Emmy-winning comedian Patton Oswalt over Twitter this week. The argument began Monday when Oswalt mocked President Donald Trump's firing of acting Attorney General Sally Yates on Twitter: “Trump: 'You leave this White House now!' Sally Yates rides bus to city.

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  4. Scott LindsayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Daily Gazette

    PRINCETON – Scott Lindsay, 52, of Princeton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born Sept.

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  5. Gregory ManzanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ROCK FALLS – Gregory Manzano, 45, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born April 10, 1971, in Sterling, the son of Jubencio and Sylvia P. Manzano.

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  6. Gregory ManzanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ROCK FALLS – Gregory Manzano, 45, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born April 10, 1971, in Sterling, the son of Jubencio and Sylvia P. Manzano.

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  7. Hunters going after coyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    There has been a sharp increase in coyote fatalities in the Sauk Valley region over the past 10 days or so. The snow and cold have had hunters out in numbers, and man, are they getting it done.

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  8. Top 5 things to do this weekend: Dec. 23-25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Looking for something fun to do this weekend in the Sauk Valley? Here are five suggestions from the Sauk Valley Media news staff. STERLING – The Holiday 2016 Exhibit is on display through Jan. 27 at the healing art gallery “Spirit of the Heart” in the CGH Main Clinic Atrium.

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  9. Mary Ann JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Mary Ann James, 71, of Dixon, died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in East Peoria. She was employed with the family business.

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  10. Ex-US Rep. Schock allegedly profited off voters' DC visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill. speaks to reporters in Peoria in 2015. A federal indictment charges Schock with allegedly using government and campaign money to subsidize a lavish lifestyle.

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  11. Ahlers, Weidner lead strong Three Rivers contingentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Newman's Chris Ahlers stands with the other medal-winners after placing seventh at the 1A state cross country meet Saturday at Peoria's Detweiller Park. Newman's Chris Ahlers runs with the pack at the 1A state cross country meet Saturday at Peoria's Detweiller Park.

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  12. Hamblen joining close-knit IlliniRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    At the Class 1A state cross country meet the past 3 years, Brayden Hamblen of Rock Falls found himself racing against Jon Davis of Fithian Oakwood. Hamblen made his verbal commitment to run at Illinois over the weekend, joining an Illini squad with many of the top runners from around the state in recent years, including the three-time state cross country champion Davis.

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  13. Donald A. SierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    STERLING – Donald A. Sier, 70, of Mapleton, formerly of Sterling, died Friday, Sept.

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  14. Boys roundup: Gebhardt leads Sterling to win at PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Paced by individual champion Jake Gebhardt, the Sterling boys cross country team took top honors in the 34-team Peoria Central Invitational on Saturday at Detweiller Park in Peoria. The Golden Warriors amassed 132 points, 20 fewer that runner-up Freeburg.

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  15. Hamblen cruises to victory at DetweillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Brayden Hamblen continued his strong early-season performances by taking top honors in the First to the Finish Invitational on Saturday at Detweiller Park in Peoria. The Rock Falls senior covered the 3-mile Detweiller course in 15 minutes, 31 seconds, 7 seconds ahead of the runner-up finisher, Wyatt McIntyre of Athens.

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  16. Boys roundup: Hamblen wins in PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Brayden Hamblen continued his strong early-season performances by taking top honors in the First to the Finish Invitational on Saturday at Detweiller Park in Peoria. The Rock Falls senior covered the 3-mile Detweiller course in 15 minutes, 31 seconds, 7 seconds ahead of the runner-up finisher, Wyatt McIntyre of Athens.

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  17. Milton TetidrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    He was born Sept. 11, 1946, in Sterling, to Kyle and Faye Tetidrick. He married Patricia Milauskis on May 24, 1980, in Peoria.

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  18. McKenna hopes teammates can share experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    When Teagan McKenna approaches the homestretch in a cross country meet, there may as well be a “Christmas tree” of amber, green and red starting lights nearby. Such a pole of lights would feel familiar to McKenna, a Newman senior who not only races with her feet, but also in cars while drag racing during the summer.

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  19. Illinois trooper's vehicle strikes, kills man on highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Illinois State Police say the incident happened early Saturday on Illinois Route 116. The Tazewell County Coroner's Office identified the man as 44-year-old Jarett J. Simons of Freeport.

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  20. Vandalism under Dixon bridges prompts safety talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Silhouetted under the Galena Bridge, a pedestrian walks along Heritage Crossing on July 13 in Dixon. An increase in vandalism and drug activity under this and the Peoria Avenue Bridge, as well as along the riverfront, has a Dixon resident pushing for more security measures in the area.

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